Quiz: No American Will Pass This Medieval History Quiz. Can You?

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Game of Thrones buff? How much do you know about Medieval history, culture and people? Take this quiz to see how well you score!

 Apr 24, 2018
1 of 18Pick your answer!
The period of European history between ancient and modern times is called what?
The Jazz Age
The Industrial Age
The Middle Ages
2 of 18Pick your answer!
What signaled the start of the era?
The Revolutionary War
The fall of the Roman Empire
The fall of China
3 of 18True or false?
The Hundred Years War was not actually exactly 100 years.
True
False
4 of 18Pick your answer!
What was the purpose of gargoyles?
They were part of a drainage system
Just for decoration
To scare invaders
5 of 18Pick your answer!
What was another name for stew?
Pottage
Gruel Mix
Tinky
6 of 18Pick your answer!
What disease took out half the population?
The Black Death/ Plague
The Red Death
Consumption
7 of 18True or false!
London Bridge did indeed fall down.
False
True
8 of 18Pick your answer!
At the center of a medieval castle, surrounded by walls and moats was a tall tower called what?
The Keep
Turret
Draw-bridge
9 of 18Pick your answer!
What does Charlemagne's name mean?
King Charles
Charles the Lesser
Charles the Great
10 of 18Pick your answer!
From where did the Vikings come?
Scandinavia
Germany
Hungary
11 of 18Pick your answer!
Which country was ruled by the Shoguns from 1192?
Japan
England
Italy
12 of 18Pick your answer!
Which city did the Medicis rule?
Florence, Italy
Berlin, Germany
London, England
13 of 18Pick your answer!
What was a favorite target of the Vikings when they raided Europe?
Forests
Horse troughs
Monestaries
14 of 18Pick your answer!
What was the piece of land that a lord gave to a vassal called?
Acreage
Homestead
Fief
15 of 18Pick your answer!
The social system or government system of exchanging land for service was called what?
Feudalism
Communism
Socialism
16 of 18Pick your answer!
What was the major event of Medieval times?
The Crusades
The discovery of the wheel
The discovery of the New World
17 of 18Pick your answer!
What animal helped spread the plague?
Rats
Dogs
Cats
18 of 18Pick your answer!
How many wives did King Henry VIII have?
Just one
Six
Twelve
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